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Binance.com to add fiat pairs; starting with Russian rubles ‘in about two weeks’

Binance.com, the largest crypto-to-crypto exchange, is soon going to add support for fiat trading. The exchange is starting the initiative with Russian rubles.  Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao “CZ” announced the news at the Open Innovations conference in Moscow, Russia on Monday, saying: “In about two weeks or so, we should have support for Russian rubles …

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Bitmain opens a large crypto mining farm in Texas

Chinese mining hardware giant Bitmain has launched a 50MW (megawatt) cryptocurrency mining farm in Rockdale, Texas. Announcing the news on Monday, Bitmain said the farm can expand to a capacity of over 300MW, making it “the world’s largest for bitcoin mining.” It is Bitmain’s third cryptocurrency mining project in the U.S., per the announcement. For …

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BTC
Roger Ver’s Bitcoin.com acquires Japanese blockchain development startup O3 Labs

Bitcoin.com, the firm backed by cryptocurrency investor Roger Ver, today announced that it has acquired Japanese blockchain development startup O3 Labs. The two firms did not disclose the price of the acquisition. O3 Labs has previously built applications for the NEO and Ontology blockchain networks. With this acquisition, it will now build mobile apps for …

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Libra Association could launch a series of fiat-pegged stablecoins, says Marcus

The Libra Association is open to launching multiple fiat-pegged stablecoins, rather than the synthetic one it initially proposed. “We could do it differently. Instead of having a synthetic unit … we could have a series of stablecoins, a dollar stablecoin, a euro stablecoin, a sterling pound stable coin, etc,” David Marcus, co-creator of Libra, told …

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Bitfinex files discovery application in attempt to regain access to $880 million from Crypto Capital, others

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex’s parent company iFinex Inc. filed an application for discovery in the US District Court for the Central District of Southern California on October 18, 2019 related to $880 million in allegedly inaccessible funds tied to the cryptocurrency exchange’s payment processing relationship with Crypto Capital and other entities. Bitfinex requests a subpoena to …

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AT&T customer lawsuit alleges employee-aided SIM swap led to $1.8 million theft of cryptocurrency and more

Shapiro v. AT & T Mobility, LLC, Case №2:19-cv-8972 (C.D. Cal. filed October 17, 2019)[NMR/SDP] Link to Complaint SIM swapping is a problem that many in crypto have unfortunately had to face, some multiple times.  If you’re at all prominent in the space — and even if you’re not — your phone number is liable …

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BTC
HTC launches smartphone with Bitcoin full node capabilities

Six months after first announcing its new crypto-friendly smartphone, Taiwanese electronics company HTC has officially launched the EDOXUS 1s. The EXODUS 1s is a lower-cost version of HTC’s flagship HTC EXODUS 1 device, which was first announced last October. Unlike traditional smartphone devices, the EXODUS 1s will have a built-in cryptocurrency wallet and will have …

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BTC
Kingdom Trust’s Bitcoin IRA lawsuit dismissed in federal court for lack of jurisdiction

My Ret. Account Servs. v. Alternative Ira Servs., 2019 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 180327 (W.D. Kentucky, NO. 5:19-CV-122-TBR, 10/18/2019) [SDP] Link to case For all of you crypto civil procedure mavens, this opinion offers a nice primer on personal jurisdiction and happens to involve an underlying dispute involving cryptocurrencies held by a trust custodian for individual …

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XRP
Ripple sales of XRP decreased 74% to $66.2 million in Q3; Ripple claims of “FUD” increased significantly

Ripple sold $66.2 million of XRP in Q3 2019, an amount that is 74% lower than the $251.5 million that the company sold in Q2, which was a record quarterly sale.  The sales figures were disclosed in Ripple’s Q3 2019 XRP Markets Report which claimed that the company chooses to “voluntarily provide unparalleled transparency” while …

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Zero to Open Finance in 20 seconds | Long the bankers, short bitcoin

Long the bankers, short bitcoin In the pair trade of the week, the KBW Bank index is up more than 5% this week (to bitcoin’s ~5% pullback on the week), off the back of strong Q3 U.S. bank earnings that no one saw coming. Source: FactSet Over the weekend, the WSJ published a warning in …

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G20 members ask IMF to examine risk associated with stablecoins

G20 nations are asking the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to help establish some of the economic implications associated with stablecoins, Reuters reports. In a press release obtained by FXStreet, the nations said, “We ask the IMF to examine macroeconomic implications, including monetary sovereignty issues in its members of global stablecoins.” The nations also add that while …

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TRX
Circle insiders say Justin Sun is leading the investment consortium taking over Poloniex

TRON founder Justin Sun is heavily involved in the “Asian investment group” that is backing Poloniex as it spins out from Circle, several Circle employees told The Block under the condition of anonymity.  Less than two years after being acquired by Circle, cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex announced on Friday that it is leaving its parent company …

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BNB
Binance U.S. adds FDIC insurance for USD deposit

USD deposits on Binance U.S. are now FDIC insured, according to a blog post published by the exchange on Friday.  According to Binance U.S., the exchange holds its customer’s USD deposits in “pooled custodial accounts” at banks that are insured by the FDIC. “The pooled custodial accounts are maintained in a manner that provides access to …

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Circle spinning out Poloniex; new exchange plans to spend $100M and not serve US clients

After just one year, Circle is parting ways with Poloniex, the cryptocurrency exchange it bought for a heaping $400 million.  In a blog post, cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex announced that it is spinning out from Circle into a new company and planning to spend over $100 million to develop this new exchange platform.  Under the new …

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FATF chief says stablecoins, including Libra, could hinder efforts to halt criminal activities

Xiangmin Liu, president of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the global money-laundering watchdog, has said that stablecoins, including Facebook’s Libra, could hinder efforts to prevent criminal activities. “If stablecoins were to become widespread, it could potentially lead to new risks regarding money laundering and terrorist financing,” Liu was quoted as saying in a Reuters …

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Cardano
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